Newport Premedical Consulting, LLC

Newport Premedical Consulting, LLC

Overseas Premed STUDY Abroad, WorK and Volunteer Opportunities*


This page highlights overseas experiences either for credit, the summer or during a gap year. Please refer to the Study Abroad as a Premed page for more insight and considerations on the impact of studying abroad for credit. Living abroad WILL BE LIFE CHANGING. Don't pass up this opportunity!



Atlantis Project  Premed International Fellowships. Shadow doctors for 20+ hr/wk in multiple countries. Knowledge of host country is preferred but not necessary. Some programs have MCAT course as well.

American Chemical Society (ACS) has a page highlighting study abroad programs for Chemistry majors both graduate and undergraduate plus scholarships such as the NSEP as well as internships. 

Child, Family Health International

Unite for Sight

API in Buenos Aires, Argentina: Medical Spanish Immersion Summer Program

DAAD RISE (Research Internships in Science and Engineering). Intensive summer of research in Germany. No German necessary.

Dominican Republic WFR & Medical Spanish Summer program in the Dominican Republic. 

CIEE  offers a summer program in community health in Argentina

DIS: Study Abroad in Scandinavia DIS offers a semester program in Denmark: Denmark Medical Practice and Policy. This program is located inside the Danish hospital system and focuses on Human Health and Disease: A Clinical Approach. 

The Education Abroad Program office of the University of California manages study abroad programs for the UC system. This website highlights the 90 programs in 34 countries for STEM majors. Although many of the programs are only for UC students, the host universities or programs are open to any schools (ex: University of Queensland, University College Dublin or the University of Glasgow).

GAP medics Short term clinical work overseas.

School of International Education SIT offers study abroad programs during the semester and summer on many topics such as global health. Ex: Kenya, Argentina, China, South Africa and India.

STEM Summer Research London Program at the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) in London.6 weeks

Swarthmore College has a great list of summer opportunities both domestic and abroad. 

University of Michigan International Center Internships Abroad site.

Volunteer with Missionaries of Charity in India and other locations. 


Guide to Online ResearchThis extensive website outlines how best to conduct online research when scrolling through research databases, search engines and websites. This site is worth a quick look now to browse what is available then bookmark it and return to it when you need to drill down for more specific information or need help navigating an academic/scientific website.



Before Conducting clinical work abroad, please carefully read the following links:

1) "Guidelines for Premedical and Medical Students Providing Patient Care During Clinical Experiences Abroad," from AAMC;  

2) "Guidelines for Undergraduate Health-Related Programs Abroad," from the Forum on Education Abroad. 

* Newport Premedical Consulting, LLC does not recommend or endorse any particular program listed above. Programs are listed as a point of resource. Students must conduct their own research to determine if a program fits their needs.